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F**ked Up Bedtime Stories (for adults) Series 2 Episode 4: The Wound by Yasmin Joseph

by Yasmin Joseph

Read by Tamara Lawrance

Directed by Jennifer Bakst, with sound design by Xana.

The theme tune was composed by Max Pappenheim.

And in this moment, I’m reminded of my sweet Gran. How she found home in the strict four walls of order and regimen. I imagine her. A younger version just like me. Faced with this fucked apparition but smart enough to step back. Smart enough to get out just in time.

Sasha has just moved into her first home. On her grown woman shit. But just as she’s unpacked the last box, hung the last mirror, she sees something out of the corner of her eye that changes her life forever… A story about trauma, inherited over generations of women, passed on, hidden, waiting, lurking in the shadows of the unconscious…